Discovery certificate for object 2019npf
TNS Astronomical Transient Report No. 44052 [ 2019TNSTR1496....1G ]

Date Received (UTC): 2019-08-15 23:30:52
Sender: ZTF (ZTF_Bot1)
Reporting Group: DECam-GROWTH     Discovery Data Source: DECam-GROWTH

I. Andreoni and D. Goldstein (Caltech) on behalf of the DECam-GROWTH team report/s the discovery of a new astronomical transient.

IAU Designation: AT 2019npf
Discoverer internal name: DG19tmrgc
Coordinates (J2000): RA = 00:44:25.379 (11.105745760385) DEC = -23:11:52.08 (-23.197800164037)
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 06:37:26.000 (JD=2458710.7759954)


Discovery (first detection):
Discovery date: 2019-08-15 06:37:26.000
Flux: 19.51 ABMag
Filter: z-Sloan
Instrument: DECAM
Telescope: CTIO - 4-m Victor M. Blanco Telescope

Last non-detection:
Archival info: Other
Remarks: Non existent in SDSS/PS1

Details of the new object can be viewed here: